Canoga Park, CA – Three Firefighters and Two Civilians Injured during Two-Vehicle Accident on Canoga Avenue near Sherman Way
Canoga Park, CA (August 2, 2018) – A local news source reported that five people including three firefighters sustained injuries as the result of an accident involving an ambulance and a smaller vehicle on the 7200 block of Canoga Avenue, in the vicinity of Sherman Way. The incident occurred a little after 8:00 PM at night on Wednesday, August 1, 2018. At this time, no detailed information concerning the identities of the people involved in the crash has been revealed.
According to initial reports, an ambulance and a smaller vehicle were traveling down Canoga Avenue and, for indeterminate reasons, collided near Canoga. Sometime later, rescue crews were dispatched to the crash site and rendered medical aid to the victims, who suffered non-life threatening injuries during the impact. Later, the firefighters and two civilians were brought to a nearby hospital to receive treatment.
Presently, investigators are looking into possible causes for the crash. As more evidence continues to surface, more information will be released to public sources.
We extend our most heartfelt prayers and our most loving thoughts to the victims of the crash and wish them fast and efficient recoveries.
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Based on this information, officials are still unsure of what caused the two vehicles to collide along Canoga Avenue. As the investigation continues, forensic teams will inspect the ambulance and smaller vehicle and examine photos of the crash site to determine if mechanical issues or system failure instigated the accident. Likewise, officials will consider if drugs, alcohol, negligence, recklessness, or distracted driving played any role in the events leading up to the crash.
Non-guilty injured victims of an accident caused by negligence or wrongdoing can potentially file a personal injury lawsuit to receive compensation for multiple issues including painful injuries, medical bills, and vehicle insurance.
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Note: Outside sources were used in the creation of this post including news bulletins and first-hand accounts of the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident presented have not been independently verified by our own writing staff. If you have identified any false information in the story, please inform us immediately, and we will adjust the posting to reflect the most accurate content available.
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